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EDU 661 - Communication and Competence

Three Credits
Periodically or As Needed

This course will explore communication and competence, from the highly to the minimally or non­verbal autistic student, and the theoretical foundations of speech, language, and communication. Communication, communication reciprocity, core skills necessary for social communication and literacy development will be a focus. The course will examine frameworks for effective communication strategies and approaches, as well as the role of communication in social understanding/interaction and behavior. Collaborative and interdisciplinary models of support and service delivery will be examined and be guided by self-advocate accounts.

Prerequisite(s)/Restriction(s): Completion of a bachelor’s degree
Course Applies to: M.Ed in Inclusive Education